COMMUNICATION

FG Extends Deadline For Linking NIN to Sim_AdaNkong

The Federal Government says subscribers with National Identification Number (NIN) now have till January 19, 2021 to link their SIM card with their NIN ,a three weeks extension of the deadline while subscribers without NIN have up till February 9, 2021 to get one. The resolution was reached at the meeting of the National Task… Continue reading FG Extends Deadline For Linking NIN to Sim_AdaNkong

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Full Text FG Directives to Block Sims Without NIN_Ada Nkong

The federal government has given Nigerians two weeks to link their Sims with their national identify number NIN. The two weeks begins 16th December and ends 30th December 2020. See full text below. Press Statement IMPLEMENTATION OF NEW SIM REGISTRATION RULES Following the earlier directive on the suspension of new SIM registration by network operators,… Continue reading Full Text FG Directives to Block Sims Without NIN_Ada Nkong

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NUJ Condemns NBC Fines on Media Houses for Lekki Toll Gate Reportage_Ada Nkong

The Nigeria Union of Journalist has condemned the fines imposed by the NBC on Channels, AIT and Arise TV for their reportage of the Lekki toll gate shooting incidence, describing it as an attempt to muzzle the media. A statement signed by the national chairman of the union , Chris Isiguzo says, the journalist should… Continue reading NUJ Condemns NBC Fines on Media Houses for Lekki Toll Gate Reportage_Ada Nkong

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NBC Slams Fine on Channels, AIT,Arise TV for Lekki Toll Gate Reports_Ada Nkong

The National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, has fined Channels TV, African Independent Television, AIT, and Arise TV for their unprofessional reporting of the #EndSARS protests in the country. NBC’s acting Director General, Prof. Armstrong Idachaba, who spoke at a news conference in Abuja on Monday said the three stations showed no professionalism in reporting the #EndSARS… Continue reading NBC Slams Fine on Channels, AIT,Arise TV for Lekki Toll Gate Reports_Ada Nkong

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NIDCOM UNVEILS HELPLINES FOR NIGERIANS IN DIASPORA_Ada Nkong

In a bid to facilitate efficient communication with Nigerians abroad, especially during the Covid 19 pandemic ,the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM), has initiated its Artificial Intelligence (AI) assistant and emergency call lines, In a statement signed by the Head of Media and Public Relations of the Commission, Abdur-Rahman Balogun, the commission says that the… Continue reading NIDCOM UNVEILS HELPLINES FOR NIGERIANS IN DIASPORA_Ada Nkong

COMMUNICATION · Governance · POLITICS

COVID-19: President Speaks at last_Femi Ehiabhi

Following the recent Coronavirus cases recorded in the country, President Buhari has appealed to Nigerians to be caution and not fearful. This was contained in a statement released by his media aide, Garba Shehu. The President confirmed that he ordered the restrictions of travel from 13 countries with more than 1,000 confirmed cases of Covid-19,… Continue reading COVID-19: President Speaks at last_Femi Ehiabhi

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Whatsapp rolls out ubiquitous dark mode_Femi Ehiabhi

After months of unconfirmed sightings, leaks, rumours and beta updates, WhatsApp has confirmed the rollout of its ubiquitous dark mode for all its users. In recent times, dark mode became the most demanded feature among WhatsApp users, creating much noise as WhatsApp steadily went about its beta testing process, which finally culminated in a global rollout of… Continue reading Whatsapp rolls out ubiquitous dark mode_Femi Ehiabhi

COMMUNICATION · TECHNOLOGY

Researchers transmit data covertly by altering screen brightness_Ehiabhi Femi

The normal way to steal data from a compromised computer is to retrieve it over a network. If that computer isn’t connected to one, it gets a little trickier. Researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev have made a name for themselves figuring out how to get data out of air-gapped computers. They’ve dreamed up… Continue reading Researchers transmit data covertly by altering screen brightness_Ehiabhi Femi

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New Policy of “Three Phone lines Only” Coming-Isah Pantami_Ehiabhi Femi

The section said the minister had the power to notify the NCC, and, or, express his views on the general policy direction of the Federal Government in respect of the communications sector.